With heavy hearts the family of Jack announce his passing on February 23rd at the Greater Niagara General Hospital in his 71st year. Loving father of Joanne (John Rattie), Johnny (Ashley) and Rick (Amanda). Cherished Papa of Christopher, Justin and Jacob Rattie, cherished Step-Papa of Deryk, Dyllon, Andrew and Katelyn and special Papa of Kayleigh and Reese. He will be lovingly remembered by his beloved dog Roxy. Jack was predeceased by his parents Ross and Eleanor, his sisters Ruth, Vera and Joan. Jack will be sorely missed by his nieces and cousins and great-nieces and nephews and his Aunt Vi. He will be missed by special friends Ray, Marian, Rod and June and many others. Jack was a long time employee of Beatrice Foods, upon his retirement Jack enjoyed playing baseball, tennis, golf, singing karaoke with friends and trips to Florida. Special thanks to Jack’s niece Jill Rattie and family for all her love and support during these three difficult weeks. And to the Princess for bringing a smile to Uncle Jack’s face. We will be forever grateful to GNGH Unit C for their outstanding care.
Cremation has taken place. Jack’s family will receive friends at MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, on Friday from 11-1 p.m. followed by a service in the chapel. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the Nick Roma Fund.
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